Quality Assurance Director

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SIRE Life Sciences® is the market leader in life science recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continues innovation. We like technology, in a life science market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyze the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©, making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!

The company

Our client is a professional Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical organization, based in Basel-Stadt Switzerland.
This role is at our clients production site.

Role description

On-site Head of Quality Assurance. Responsible for the QA team, responsible for all site Quality Assurance and take care of highest compliance as possible for both FDA, EU and ISO regulations.


- Overall responsible for the Quality Assurance team
- Leadership of the Product Release team
- Responsible for CAPAs, Complaints
- Responsible for Internal Audits
- Responsible for Supplier Management
- Responsible for Change Control, Deviations
- Taking part in overall Risk Analysis
- Report directly to the Quality Director


- Very good knowledge of cGMP/cGXP
- 5+ years of experience in Quality in the Pharma or Medical Devices industry
- Fluent German
- Fluent English

Secondary benefits

  • Pension Plan
Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology
Quality, Production & Operations, Continuous Improvement
Employment type
6-10 Years
Location type
On location
Negotiable - Negotiable
English, German